Deep in the heart of Jakarta’s slums lies an impenetrable safe house for the world’s most dangerous killers and gangsters. Until now, the rundown apartment block has been considered untouchable to even the bravest of police - but under the cover of pre-dawn darkness, an elite swat team is tasked with raiding the safe house in order to take down the notorious drug lord that runs it.
When a chance encounter with a spotter blows their cover and news of their assault reaches the drug lord, the building’s lights are cut and all the exits blocked. Stranded on the 6th floor with no way out, the unit must fight their way through the city’s worst to survive their mission…
Director Gareth Evans brings the Indonesian martial art of Pencak Silat to the big screen in this adrenaline-fuelled action flick featuring rising martial-arts star Iko Uwais. Featuring some of the bloodiest, most impressive and most inventive action sequences ever recorded, check out the trailer below!
‘The Raid’ – in cinemas March 22